Asian and South Asian women negotiating sexualities in the Canadian Diaspora

WGS 372 Theories of Sexuality

Final Essay Topics

Length: 5-8 pages double-spaced, including bibliography and cover page.

List of Essay Topics.

  1. Queerness, non-heteronormativity, race, and political activism
  2. Transgressive sexualities in a transnational context
  3. Fatness, transgression, and body politics
  4. Politics of Black female sexuality
  5. Asian and South Asian women negotiating sexualities in the Canadian Diaspora
  6. Sexualities, sex surveillance, and resistance
  7. Sex, Sexualities, desire and the erotic
  8. Queer activism in Canada

Final Essay Requirements

  • You must choose from one of the topics above as your essay topic
  • You must formulate a thesis statement and provide clear arguments to support your thesis statement
  • You must have a title for your essay.
  • What you have been provided with are a refine your topic by focusing on a special issue/aspect of that topic.
  • You must ensure that you engage the appropriate materials, used in the course in your essay in addition to other sources that is appropriate to your essay
  • You must demonstrate in your essay an understanding of power and its role in shaping sex and sexualities.
  • You must provide up to 8 sources. Sources should include a combination of peer- review journals and articles and books.
  • You must cite according to MLA or Chicago Style.
  • Your essay must be 5-8 pages double-spaced, including a bibliography and cover page.